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UK House Prices and Sales Falling as Olympic Effect Fails to... Effect

It is ironic that house prices in the south and in London should start slowing now, as the eyes of the world fixate on the English capital and host of the Olympic Games...

Tuesday 31 Jul 2012

European Real Estate Investment Back on the Up

Commercial real estate investment in Europe increased in the second quarter, after falling for the past few months because of the ongoing sovereign debt crisis...

Tuesday 31 Jul 2012

German Residential Property Market Booms Not Bubbles

Germany is finally getting its property boom. Foreigners have been buying property in Germany for over 2 decades, always hoping that the boom in prices would be just around the corner...

Monday 30 Jul 2012

Investment in European Retail Property Up

The amount of money poured into the European retail real estate sector increased in the second quarter of this year, reaching EUR 6.13 billion...

Monday 30 Jul 2012

Risk-Averse Investors Boost UK Property Market

The cautious approach to investment prevalent in Europe at present has helped support the UK's commercial property sector...

Friday 27 Jul 2012

Residential Property Prices Falling Again in Ireland

Ireland has been one of the hardest hit countries in the world by the financial crisis, and its housing market has been at the centre of the misery. When the market appeared to have bottomed...

Thursday 26 Jul 2012

Global Property Investment Up in Q2

The amount of money invested in real estate markets worldwide increased quarter-on-quarter during the three months from April to June...

Thursday 26 Jul 2012

Chinese Government Says No Easing of Restrictions - None

Straight from the horses mouth - a statement the Ministry of Land and Resources said that the land, resources and house construction authorities at all levels must be clear-headed and keep controls on the property market tight...

Wednesday 25 Jul 2012

Growth Forecast for London's Hotel Sector

The hotel industry in London is expected to grow in the short to medium term, outperforming other cities in Europe...

Wednesday 25 Jul 2012

UK Buy to Let Boom Continues Despite Falling Affordability

The latest news on the UK buy to let scene shows that landlords are still confident and planning to expand their portfolios, but does indicate cracks beginning to appear in the central London rental market...

Tuesday 24 Jul 2012

Prime Central London Property ''Detached from Wider UK Market''

The global appeal of the prime central London property market means it is unlikely to be affected by any dips experienced elsewhere in the UK...

Tuesday 24 Jul 2012

UK Shopping Centre Investment Slows

There was a decline in the volume of transactions for UK shopping centres in the second quarter of the year, compared to both the previous quarter and the same period in 2011...

Monday 23 Jul 2012

Big Supply Increase Won't Hurt Dubai Recovery Says Asteco

According to a new report from Asteco thousands of apartments are due to come online in the second half of 2012. Dubai currently has 402,800 apartments, 58,300 villas and 9.1 million square meters of office space...

Friday 20 Jul 2012

Beijing Market Looks at Recovery as Land Bids Soar

Chinese real estate prices are falling because the government wants them do, and it doesn't care about the wallets of investors only about the prosperity of the nation...

Thursday 19 Jul 2012

European Commercial Property ''Holding Up Well''

Although the overall economic outlook in Europe is rather dim, the same is not so for commercial property investments on the continent. The latest figures published...

Thursday 19 Jul 2012

Tech Firms ''Leading the Way'' with City Office Take-up

Firms operating in the technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) sector have been the most active tenants in London's Square Mile...

Wednesday 18 Jul 2012

UK Commercial Real Estate Values Fall 2% in 6 Months

Commercial real estate in the UK lost 2% of its value in the first half of 2012 according to the latest data from IPD, putting the performance down to the continued austerity measures imposed upon the UK...

Tuesday 17 Jul 2012

European Hotel Sector Puts In a Robust Performance

Returns generated by the hotel sector in Europe during 2011 stood at six per cent, only marginally lower than the 6.6 per cent recorded for the commercial property market as a whole...

Tuesday 17 Jul 2012

Are Regional Office Markets Starting to Turn a Corner?

There are signs some of the UK's regional office markets are experiencing an upturn in tenant demand, which has been fuelled, in part, by a reduction in the amount of Grade A space available in certain locations...

Monday 16 Jul 2012

CEE Joins Rest of Europe in Real Estate Investment Decline

Europe is responsible for bringing about a second wave of the worst financial crisis in the history of man (thanks Europe), so it is unsurprising that commercial property in Europe is suffering...

Friday 13 Jul 2012

Rise in Leasing Activity in Manhattan Office Market

The number of lease deals signed for space in Manhattan increased in the second quarter of 2012, compared to the first three months of this year...

Friday 13 Jul 2012

Dubai Set to Become Buy to Let Hotspot?

Real estate investment in Dubai is expected to see continued growth, but not investments in flipping as it once became famous and died for...

Thursday 12 Jul 2012

European Office Rents Hit by Eurozone Crisis

The office sector in Europe is being negatively impacted by the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the eurozone crisis. New research published by Knight Frank revealed average prime office rents in the continent fell by 0.5 per cent...

Thursday 12 Jul 2012

Demand for London Housing ''Will Support Price Growth''

The residential real estate market in London is expected to see continued price growth over the next five years, due to strong demand that will far outweigh supply...

Wednesday 11 Jul 2012

Latest Data Shows Continued Strength of US Rental Market

New data released by research firm Reis shows just how strong demand for rental property in the US is, especially apartments. According to the firm apartment vacancy rates fell by a further 20 basis points on the quarter...

Tuesday 10 Jul 2012

UK Commercial Property Market ''Improves Marginally''

There was a minimal improvement in the performance of the UK's commercial real estate sector in June, with CBRE revealing capital values slid by 0.5 per cent last month...

Tuesday 10 Jul 2012

Commercial Real Estate Investment in Germany Falling

According to new data from BNP Paribas Real Estate (BNPPRE), investment in commercial real estate fell 14% in Germany in the first six months of this year...

Monday 09 Jul 2012

More Foreign Buyers Entering London Residential Sector

There has been an increase in the number of international buyers making residential property investments in London...

Monday 09 Jul 2012

Central London Real Estate Attracts Significant Investment

Overseas investors have been targeting central London property in 2012, with more than GBP 6 billion ploughed into the sector so far this year...

Friday 06 Jul 2012

Dubai Residential Property Recovery Continues to Bed-In

One can understand people for being reluctant to mention the word recovery in the same sentence as Dubai; some commentators had presented a good case for why the emirate would never recover...

Thursday 05 Jul 2012